Join the RGD Community Today as an Affiliate Member!
An Affiliate is an individual engaged in the practice or instruction of graphic design, or actively engaged in an allied profession. An Affiliate supports the mandate of the Association, participates in RGD programs in a meaningful way and benefits from the services, discounts and special offers available to RGD members.
Annual Fee: $225*
(*in Canadian dollars, does not include 13% applicable taxes)
Next Steps: Fill out the online form here.
- 100% off fees to go through RGD Certification
(After at least 3 months of Affiliate Membership)
- weekly webinars on a range of business and design topics
- Access to RGD's Future by Design panels via live webcast
- Access to 200+ recorded webinars and panel discussions
- Access to recordings from DesignThinkers 2009 to DesignThinkers 2015 including presentations by Aaron Draplin; Karin Fong; Jessica Hische; Chip Kidd; George Lois; Ellen Lupton; Emily Oberman & Bonnie Siegler; Stefan Sagmeister; Erik Spiekermann; James Victore & Jessica Walsh
- Receive a copy of The Business of Graphic Design: The RGD Professional Handbook
($10 plus HST for shipping)
- RGD's Web Accessibility Guidelines
- Creative Earners National Salary Survey Report(new for 2016)
- Discounts on health, studio, home & auto insurance
- Free posting of 3 jobs to the RGD site
Jobs are also promoted in RGD's e-newsletter (12,000 subscribers) and across social media